ITAU starts SACCO and Bonafide Membership subscription, 2019 ICT Teachers National Capacity Development Workshop date set

ITAU starts SACCO and Bonafide Membership subscription, 2019 ICT Teachers National Capacity Development Workshop date set ITAU Executives during the meeting

A physical ITAU executive meeting involving 20 representatives of ICT Teachers from all regions of Uganda was convened on Women’s Day 8th March 2019 at St Luke’s Restaurant, Mulago – Kampala. Members from as far as West Nile (Northern Uganda close to Uganda – South Sudan Border) to as far as Kisoro (Western Uganda close […]

Internet Society to Conduct Digital Safety Workshops For Educators In Response to the COVID19 Pandemic

Internet Society to Conduct Digital Safety Workshops For Educators In Response to the COVID19 Pandemic Promoting Digital Safety for Teachers

The Internet Society (ISOC) Uganda Chapter has organized two workshops for teachers, slated for Friday 9th October 2020 and Saturday 10th October 2020 at Makerere College School, Kampala. The workshops are aimed at promoting digital safety for educators in times of pandemics, and are part of the international Chapterthon project. The Covid-19 pandemic forced closure […]

7 Mistakes We Make While Charging Our Phones

7 Mistakes We Make While Charging Our Phones

Before I commence the real talk, I opened up a YouTube Channel and as a staunch member of the ITAU family I kindly request you to visit it through this link https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1iwIwqbvavv65lNS6VLSJg and subscribe to it, I will be so grateful, it gives me the support and courage to always share the little knowledge I […]

Joy As First Batch of Edify Edu-Tech Trainees Receive Certificates

Joy As First Batch of Edify Edu-Tech Trainees Receive Certificates

In response to part of the challenges posed by COVID19 on especially the teaching and learning in schools, Edify Uganda started an initiative to organize trainings on educational technology for its partner schools, leading to the building of an e-learning system for the National Association of Christian Schools in Uganda (NACSU). To realize this goal, […]

#AfricaCodeWeek Announces New ACW App, Teacher Trainings and AfriCANCode Challenge 2020

#AfricaCodeWeek Announces New ACW App, Teacher Trainings and AfriCANCode Challenge 2020 Virtual Africa Code Week 2020

The 5th edition of Africa Code Week (ACW) in Uganda is going to be conducted online  this year, and preparations are in high gear! Over the last four years ACW has grown from strength to strength, firstly in Kampala in 2016 and right across the country in places like Jinja, Mbale, Tororo, Mbarara, Shema, Yumbe, […]

A Facebook Tool everyone must know in 2020

A Facebook Tool everyone must know in 2020

President Yoweri Museveni ordered a nationwide ‘lock down’ on March 30 2020, to combat the emerging COVID-19 epidemic. The measures were implemented with little warning, coming into force within hours of the president’s announcement. On the negative point of view, many Ugandans have been faced with the challenges brought about by this so called LOCKDOWN, […]

Is this the best alternative to ZOOM?

Is this the best alternative to ZOOM?

Are you this person looking for another option for your online lessons, your video conferences, your meetings with friends,family and everybody? well obviously zoom is so popular right now. I personally love zoom and I use it myself often times to explain certain ICT concepts to my students during this time when schools are closed […]

Reflection on Poor Sub ICT results in UNEB 2019: What was the actual cause?

Reflection on Poor Sub ICT results in UNEB 2019: What was the actual cause?

When the Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) on Thursday, February 27, 2020 released the Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) 2019 results, a somber mood engulfed several members of ITAU ICT Teachers Whatsapp groups. Something was not right – the celebrations among teachers which usually accompany results were not noticed this time round! Whereas The […]

UCC launches online digital literacy training for community ‘change agents’

UCC launches online digital literacy training for community ‘change agents’

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) in partnership with Uganda Institute of Information and Communications Technology (UICT) has today launched an Online Digital literacy training of instructors (change agents) across the country. Over the years, UCC has conducted a number of training workshops for different groups of people, including teachers, SME business entrepreneurs, and natives from communities […]